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Thursday, September 26, 2013
Maun Educational Park - The facts
INTRODUCTION In 2011, the Ministry of Wildlife Environment, Wildlife and Tourism (MEWT) assigned the Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) to carry out a holistic and comprehensive assessment of the relevance of educational parks in Botswana, with a view to advice on their status and possible optimal utilisation. The educational parks in question were Gaborone Game Reserve, Francistown Educational Park, Ditlhopho Ranch and Maun Educational Park (MEP). In carrying out the assignment, BTO advised that the best way was to develop independent professional management plans for all the above mentioned educational parks, including Maun Educational Park. This was to ensure that in-depth investigations are carried out on best options of deriving optimal utilisation and benefits from the parks. Read more about this article in the WeekendPost http://www.weekendpost.co.bw/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=910:maun-educational-park-the-facts